ANU Press statistics

ANU Press statistics are generated from Google Analytics which offers superior reliability as well as in-depth data regarding downloads, visits, referrers and demographics. This additional data is accessible by Editorial Board chairs, and includes such information as the top 10 countries visiting the ANU Press website in 2016:

  • Australia – 19%
  • United States – 11%
  • France – 7%
  • China – 3%
  • United Kingdom – 3%
  • Canada – 2%
  • New Zealand – 2%
  • Germany – 2%
  • Indonesia – 2%
  • India – 1%
  • Rest of the world – 48%

More importantly, these statistics give us information on the total number of downloads of ebooks (both individual chapter/section downloads and downloads of whole ebooks).

The top 10 titles downloaded in 2016 were:

  • Protected Area Governance and Management – 12,008 downloads
  • Aboriginal History Journal: Volume 27 – 8,554 downloads
  • The Joy of Sanskrit – 8,237 downloads
  • Professionalism in the Information and Communication Technology Industry – 8,103 downloads
  • Aboriginal History Journal: Volume 39 – 8,067 downloads
  • Aboriginal Placenames – 7,963 downloads
  • China's New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 1 – 7,291 downloads
  • Aboriginal History Journal: Volume 33 – 7,265 downloads
  • Shaping a Nation – 7,170 downloads
  • Dictionary of World Biography – 7,039 downloads